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Mike Powell
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45 votes

How do I fix a "water hammer" problem?

20 votes

What are cheap ways to build strong shelves with a large span?

18 votes

Does a bedroom have to have a closet?

18 votes

What is the right way to strip power wires?

18 votes

How big a hole in drywall can be fixed by spackle alone?

16 votes

How do I cut nice mitered corners?

15 votes

Is there a quick way to clean up walnuts from a yard?

15 votes

How do I compensate for the sun confusing my garage door opener's sensors?

15 votes
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What tool should I use to cut memory foam?

13 votes

How do I run wires for a wall-mount flatscreen TV?

12 votes
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Does PEX require home runs?

12 votes

What's the best/official way to draw a building's electrical system?

12 votes
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How do I eliminate the "whooshing" sound of water running though pipes?

12 votes

What is "3 inch minus"?

12 votes
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How do I cover large gaps in drywall?

11 votes

Can I use a PVC cleanout plug in a Cast Iron Cleanout?

11 votes

How do I install cabinets on a floating hardwood floor?

11 votes

Can I use an 8" dado blade set in a 10" table saw?

11 votes
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What kind of fastener should I use to attach a mounting bracket to metal studs?

10 votes
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How do I fix flattened carpet pile? Can I prevent this from happening?

10 votes
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Is toenailing necessary for a joist-to-ledger attachment?

10 votes

How do I make a height adjustable desk?

10 votes

How do I join 2x4s without mitering?

10 votes

Is this electrical junction up to code?

10 votes

Can quick-drying mud be used on the same drywall joints where slow-drying mud was used?

10 votes

How does Schlage SecureKey Re-keying mechanism work?

9 votes
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How can I clean the glass door on my fireplace?

9 votes

Do I need to ground my pool?

9 votes

Why are progressively larger drywall knives used after each mudding pass?

9 votes

How can I stop bulbs from buzzing when dimmed?

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